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indicate something to someone

to signify something to someone. (By speech, writing, or some other sign.) Karen indicated her agreement to the lawyer. Fred indicated his assent to me.
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might as well

 and may as well
a phrase indicating that it is probably better to do something than not to do it. Bill: Should we try to get there for the first showing of the film? Jane: Might as well. Nothing else to do. Andy: May as well leave now. It doesn't matter if we arrive a little bit early. Jane: Why do we always have to be the first to arrive?
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you might as well (do something)

there is no reason you should not do something you may as well (do something) Since you have to wait, you might as well sit down and relax.
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as Linga-the indicatory mark of the presence of the self.
The second import reform element was the gradual replacement of the compulsory tariff for road transport services (tarification routiere obligatoire) by a voluntary system of indicatory prices.
January-October Table 3 Selected Financial Indicatory, for 1999 and 2000 Monthly Current Treasury Deficit/Foreign Compound Interest, Date, Currency Reserves Average Months (%) (%) 1999 10 109.
During the investigations undertaken by the new management team in early 2004, archived records were located suggesting the indicatory presence of gold and other precious and base metal deposits.
We consider that the indicatory potential of macrozoobenthos in offshore areas of lakes in Estonia is not yet sufficiently used.
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